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October 13, 2023

Quick Guide to Gothic Jewelry

By Avery Quigley, American Gem Society With the changing of the seasons, the days will be getting shorter and the nights longer, darker, and colder. With that in mind, this week’s blog will feature “Gothic” jewelry. Often characterized by its dark, mysterious, and sometimes macabre aesthetic, “Goth” can vary depending on individual preferences. Still there are a few common themes one can rely on when building a Gothic jewelry horde. Most obvious would be the use of dark materials, emphasizing black or dark-colored stones and metal. It is also very common for gems to be set in silver or stainless

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Community News: Opal Minded’s Lottery Celebrates October in Style with an Incredible Birthstone Opal

Opal Minded, a renowned jewelry brand specializing in exquisite opal creations, is thrilled to announce its exciting lottery in celebration of October, the month of opal, the Australian birthstone. The highlight of this lottery is the chance to win a stunning opal necklace, “Little Decadence,” designed by Opal Minded’s esteemed Creative Director, Dr. Renata Bernard. The “Little Decadence” opal pendant features a dazzling Winton boulder opal weighing 2.28 carats, showcasing its mesmerizing and unique patterning. This timeless pendant design boasts a graded cluster of sparkling diamonds on its bail, all set in 18K yellow gold. The pendant’s simple elegance is

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